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LHS Daily Announcements Thursday, October 20, 2016 Our purpose is that Linton High School will graduate productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our motto is LHS Learn to go further. Honor each other in all you do. Strive to be your best. Word of the Week: superfluous - more than is needed, desired, or required. Spirit Days for the Volleyball/Football Sectionals this week are: Friday - Miner Pride - Red & Blue day Wendys High School Heisman Winners from LHS are Thaniel Heath & Hanna Camden. As a winner, Thaniel & Hanna will receive a School Winner certificate and a Wendys High School Heisman Patch. Any student driver MUST HAVE a parking permit tag to be able to park in new the student parking area on Monday. If you have not obtained your parking tag, please come to the office and get your permit form ASAP. Picture retake day is this Fri., Oct. 21st at 8am. If you were absent on the original picture day, you will need to get your picture taken. IF you would like to purchase pictures, order forms are available in the office. If you are getting a retake, please bring your original picture packet back to the photographer to get your picture retaken. Students -- This is a reminder that you are allowed to carry water with you in a clear container throughout the day. However, other drinks are not permitted outside the auditeria. There will be an FFA meeting after school in Mrs. Hill's room on Wednesday, October 26th. Starting Wed., Oct. 19th, shirts will go on sale in honor of Evan Sipes. All proceeds will be donated to the Evan Sipes Automotive Scholarship (per his family). Sale ends November 2nd. Shirts are $15 (with an additional $2 for anything over an XL). We will be taking money with orders to ensure that everything is accounted for. If interested, please see Kassidee Kleist or Mrs. Mayfield in room 201. In addition, Mrs. Mayfield's Current Events class will be sponsoring a Hat Day this Fri., Oct. 21st. If you would like to participate, please bring a $1.00 to your first period teacher. Students that have paid will be give a sticker to prove their participation. The early sale for the LHS yearbook is going on right now! Until October 28, the books will be available for $40.00 without the name. Adding the name will cost an additional $6.00. You do not need to pay in full to reserve your copy of the 2017 Yearbook. Visit for details or see Mrs. Lynn. All Miner Kadets report to the high school annex at 6:15 this Friday evening for the sectional game. Please wear warm ups with red parade tops; this includes rifles and flags. The Powder puff game has been moved to Wed., Nov. 2nd, at 7pm. Please sign up in Mrs. Yingling's room if you haven't already. Sign-ups are extended until Fri., Oct. 21st. Cost is $15. If you can't play Nov. 2nd, and have already paid, your money will be refunded. The Middle School/High School Fall Sports Banquet will be held on Mon., Oct. 24th from 6-8pm in the Auditeria. This will include all Fall Sports with the exception of Varsity football. This is a reminder that the Accuplacer test is scheduled for Tues., Oct. 25th. Please see Mrs. Mansfield if you have any questions regarding the exam. Upcoming events: October 21 - Picture Retake day October 24 - Band Booster Meeting - 7pm - Media Center October 24 - MS/HS Fall Sports Banquet - 6-8pm - Auditeria October 25 - Herff Jones Senior Ann./Cap & Gown orders and Freshman Class Ring orders due October 25 - Herff Jones Freshman Class Ring Parent Night - 3-7pm - High School October 27 - High School Choir Fall Follies - Show is at 7pm, Silent Auction, 6pm - Auditeria November 2 - Powder Puff Football Game, 7pm Reminders: Attendance Line -- The High School attendance line for you to call in your student's absence is (812) 512-9052...just follow the prompt. You may also call 847-6024 if you cant get through to the attendance line and leave a message. Please remember you need to call your student in for illnesses or appointments before 9am. Homework is listed on Harmony daily, so your student can make up all the work when they return. Please remember to send doctor excuse slips within 48 hours of absence. Excuses can also be faxed to 847-6037. If the excuse is not received within 48 hours, then they will not be certified. You also need to call the office if your student is late or not coming in at all. We always need to make sure your student is accounted for. Lunch -- Lunch/take-out food items cannot be brought in by parents/guardians during the school day at any time, due to students safety and health. If your child forgot theirs, they will be able to have a lunch tray from the cafeteria. Lockers -- You are not to go to your lockers or to the 2nd floor until 7:45am. Also, you are not allowed to take backpacks and bags to periods 1-6. You may take them to period 7 so you can get to your bus on time. Water -- You are allowed to carry bottled water with you throughout the day, however other drinks are not allowed except during lunch. Deliveries -- Please note that we do NOT accept flowers, candy, or balloon deliveries at school.